The Tech Training Stress Test

There is more to job training and placement than meets the eye. Its possible to do more harm than good, even when an organization is well-intentioned.

Why Sometimes Its OK to Be Selfish

Today you have everyone telling you to be selfless and take care of others. If you buy into this craziness, you are doomed to a life of misery, frustration, unrealized dreams and settling for mediocrity.

OnForce Launches PowerMatch

OnForce has launched PowerMatch, a matching engine that enables IT service buyers to find the providers that are best equipped to meet their needs. PowerMatch is based on more than a dozen carefully selected criteria, encompassing how well each providers skills, performance and location match an individual service request, OnForce said. When a work order […]

CompTIA: Poor Communication Dooms Projects

Poor communication is the factor that most often causes a project to fail, according to the results of new Web poll released Wednesday by the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA). Nearly 28 percent of the more than 1,000 respondents to the poll said poor communications was the main reason for project failure. Insufficient resource planning […]

How to Attack the SMB VoIP Opportunity

Service providers are using the wrong approach in trying to sell VoIP services to small and medium business customers, according to Tim Bradley, senior vice president of VoIP Services for New Global Telecom, which has partnered with Savatar Consulting to study this issue. During todays session The Executive Viewpoint: Keys to Profitably Delivering VoIP to […]

Expert Presents Post-Merger Strategies for Solutions Providers

SBC and AT&T. Verizon and MCI. Sprint and Nextel. These megamergers and others in the communications industry have put the spotlight on consolidation. Solutions providers can find out what it means to their businesses this week at The Fall 2005 Channel Partners Conference & Expo. In his address, Building for the Future, at 11-11:50 a.m., […]

PHONE+ Unveils Certification Site, Program

PHONE+ magazine today introduced its training and certification site, CSP Certified, a sister portal to the new Converged Solutions Providers (CSP) Network. CSP Certified offers the industry a new brand of training to help partners become successful converged solutions providers. The curriculum, presented by PHONE+, CSP Network and training experts IPXConnect and Telecom Solution Center, […]

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